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Food & Drink Festivals

Iron Sommelier Wine Competition for Charity Returns on November 8

Posted: November 1, 2018 at 8:53 am   /   Food & Drink Festivals, News

Fourteen of Houston’s top wine pros are going to break out their best, most interesting wine pours for an appreciative crowd when the annual Iron Sommelier competition returns to The Houstonian at 111 North Post Oak on November 8. An all-out extravaganza of a tasting event, it benefits the Periwinkle Foundation, a Houston nonprofit that raises […]

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Upcoming Katy Festival Features Over 150 Wines, Beer Garden and Restaurant Tastings — Updated

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 8:00 am   /   Featured, Food & Drink Festivals, News

Update, 11/3/18, 1:04 p.m.: According to an email we received, this event is now sold out.  The 16th annual Katy Sip N Stroll returns to Villagio Town Center on November 3 from 6 to 9 p.m. (VIP passes grant early access at 5 p.m.). Tickets are $35 for general admission and $65 for VIP passes. Purchase tickets here. In addition […]

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Annual Italian Festival in Houston Offers Wine, Pasta, Cookies & an Overall Good Time

Posted: October 3, 2018 at 2:16 pm   /   Food & Drink Festivals, News

Festa Italiana, Houston’s annual Italian festival hosted by the Italian Cultural and Community Center, turns 40 this year. The four-day event celebrates the food, music and culture of Italy and runs from October 11 through 14 on the grounds of the University of St. Thomas at 3800 Montrose. Admission is free from 5 to 10 p.m. on Thursday, […]

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Original Greek Festival Returns to Houston in October with Great Food and Community Spirit

Posted: September 26, 2018 at 6:00 pm   /   Food & Drink Festivals, News

This year’s Original Greek Festival runs from October 4 through 7 on the grounds of the newly renovated Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral at 3511 Yoakum. It is an extravaganza of Greek food, music, dancing and culture. Tickets are $5 for adults and children 12 and under are free. On Friday, October 5 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. […]

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Upcoming Houston Competition Showcases Caesar Salad From the Classic to the Crazy

Posted: September 25, 2018 at 6:10 pm   /   Food & Drink Festivals, News

After 34 years, it’s safe to say that the Annual Caesar Salad Competition is one of Houston’s most popular and enduring food festivities. As in previous years, the University of Houston Hilton Hotel at 4450 University is hosting the event in the Conrad Ballroom. Sixteen competing teams are going to do their utmost to secure […]

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